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Fiona’s floods devastated their homes. These residents are ready to start over
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Greg Allen | September 24, 2022
The coastal communities of Salinas near the Rio Nigua experienced massive flooding during Hurricane Fiona. Gabriella N. Báez for NPR SALINAS, Puerto Rico — In Puerto Rico, perhaps no community saw more devastation from Hurricane Fiona than Salinas, a small city on the island's southern coast. More than 30 inches ...
‘Wait Wait’ for Sept. 24, 2022: With Not My Job guest Michael Strahan
ARTS
September 24, 2022
This week's show was recorded at the Studebaker Theater in Chicago, with host Peter Sagal, official judge and scorekeeper Bill Kurtis, Not My Job guest Michael Strahan and panelists Negin Farsad, Karen Chee and Shane O'Neill. Click the audio link above to hear the whole show. Elsa | Getty Images ...
Opinion: Tiny movers of earth, and also our hearts
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Scott Simon | September 24, 2022
NPR's Scott Simon keeps hundreds of compost worms like this one in a bin on his balcony. Scott Simon | NPR Important world figures have come and gone all week at the United Nations General Assembly. But some of the most vital figures in our lives can be almost unseen. ...
The Puerto Rican diaspora leverages lessons from Hurricane Maria to help after Fiona
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Member stations report | September 24, 2022
This aerial picture taken on Tuesday shows Utuado, Puerto Rico, after Hurricane Fiona struck the island earlier in the week. AFP via Getty Images As Hurricane Fiona makes its way north, we're learning more about how vulnerable Puerto Rico's power system remains five years after Hurricane Maria. And as the ...
Is the American dream worth the risk? These migrants hope so
WORLD
Lilly Quiroz | September 24, 2022
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De fosas comunes a Martha’s Vineyard, el sueño americano del migrante está plagado
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Lilly Quiroz | September 24, 2022
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Fiona knocks out power with strong winds on Canada’s Atlantic coast
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The Associated Press | September 24, 2022
A fallen tree rests on a house early Saturday in Halifax after Fiona's strong rains and winds lashed the Atlantic Canada region. Darren Calabrese | The Canadian Press via AP Updated September 24, 2022 at 10:11 AM ET HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — Fiona knocked out power to more than 500,000 ...